One-year changes in activity and in inactivity among 10- to 15-year-old boys and girls: relationship to change in body mass index.

@article{Berkey2003OneyearCI,
  title={One-year changes in activity and in inactivity among 10- to 15-year-old boys and girls: relationship to change in body mass index.},
  author={Catherine S. Berkey and Helaine R. H. Rockett and Matthew W Gillman and Graham A. Colditz},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2003},
  volume={111 4 Pt 1},
  pages={836-43}
}
OBJECTIVE Cross-sectional studies have suggested that children who were less physically active and children who watched more television (TV) had more excess body weight, but no large nationwide longitudinal studies have addressed whether children who change their personal levels of activity or inactivity, from one year to the next, experience changes in adiposity. Our objective is to study the association between change in body mass index (BMI) over 1 year and same year change in recreational… CONTINUE READING
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